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How to Find Clinical Trials in Your Area

How to Find Clinical Trials in Your Area

June 28, 2019
How to Find Clinical Trials in Your Area No matter where you live, anyone can take active steps to make a difference in their community. One great way to support the health and wellness of your fellow residents by...
10 Interesting Facts About Clinical Trials

10 Interesting Facts About Clinical Trials

May 31, 2019
10 Interesting Facts About Clinical Trials Without clinical research, there would be no medical advancements. Without medical advancements, ailments such as polio, smallpox, and leprosy would still rampantly affect...
How is Clinical Research Regulated?

How is Clinical Research Regulated?

April 29, 2019
How is Clinical Research Regulated? Clinical research has led to significant medical breakthroughs—in fact, all FDA-approved medications on the market today have undergone multiple phases of clinical trials with...
5 Diseases That May Be Cured Within Our Lifetime

5 Diseases That May Be Cured Within Our Lifetime

February 25, 2019
5 Diseases That May Be Cured Within Our Lifetime Thanks to clinical research and the dedicated efforts of medical professionals, many diseases have been eradicated over the last 100 years. Modern treatments exist for...
How Does Weight Affect Health?

How Does Weight Affect Health?

January 29, 2019
How Does Weight Affect Health? With the new year only a few weeks in and many people trying to lose that extra holiday weight, now is a good time to consider the long-term effects of weight gain. Packing on some extra...
5 Tips to Stay Healthy in the New Year

5 Tips to Stay Healthy in the New Year

January 10, 2019
5 Tips to Stay Healthy in the New Year It’s that time of year! Many people are reflecting on the last 365 days and thinking forward to the next. Have you set any New Year’s Resolutions for 2019? Did you fulfill...
How does kidney dialysis affect the body?

How does kidney dialysis affect the body?

October 29, 2018
What do kidneys do? The kidneys, two fist-sized organs located on either side of the spine, perform a life-sustaining role in the body— removing toxins from the body, regulating fluids and preventing excessive...
What Do You Need to Know About Clinical Trials?

What Do You Need to Know About Clinical Trials?

September 28, 2018
The overarching goal of clinical studies is to determine whether existing medical treatments can be modified for increased effectiveness, and/or whether new medical advancements are more effective than standard...
How Does Clinical Research Lead to New Scientific Breakthroughs?

How Does Clinical Research Lead to New Scientific Breakthroughs?

March 30, 2018
How Does Clinical Research Lead to New Scientific Breakthroughs? In the mid-1700s, physician James Lind conducted the first controlled clinical trial in order to find a cure for sailors suffering from scurvy. Through...
Who Oversees Clinical Trials?

Who Oversees Clinical Trials?

February 21, 2018
Who Oversees Clinical Trials? Clinical trials are carefully conducted studies—using human volunteers—which are used to test potential medical treatments with an end goal of receiving an FDA approval for usages in a...
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